Thickening Ligamentum Flavum Mimicking Tumor in the Epidural Space of the Cervical Spine

In patients with tumors and spinal cord lesions, inflammation and tissue infection can result in mass effect detection on imaging. As a result, surgical biopsy procedures are often performed on the lesions. We report a rare case in which the thickening ligamentum flavum (LF) appeared to be a tumor in the epidural space of the cervical spine based on imaging… CONTINUE READING